Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008) to Morris ”Moe” Weiner
Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.0090
Author/Creator: Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008)
Place Written: [Brooklyn, New York]
Type: Typed letter signed
Date: 25 August 1943
Pagination: 2 p. ; 28 x 21.7 cm.
Summary of Content: Writes that she misses going to the movies with him., She went into the field for work the day before. , Wants to talk with him about world events. Discusses the question of Litvinov being recalled.
People: Weiner, Morris (Moe), 1909-1988, Weiner, Sylvia, 1912-2008, Weiner, Moe, 1909-1988, Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 , Litvinov, M. M. (Maksim Maksimovich), 1876-1951
Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945
Keywords/Subjects: Marriage;, Soldier’s Letter;, World War II;, Women’s History;, Love Letters;, Military History;, Communism;, Global History and US Foreign Policy;, Politics;
Sub Era: World War II
Background: ”Heaven Can Wait”- 1943 comedy, where a man has to tell his life story to prove he belongs in Hell. , Ebinger- Brooklyn bakery from 1898-1972, Bing Crosby- (1903-1977). Popular musical artist and actor. Known as a ”Crooner.”, Maksim Litvinov- Russian official who wanted closer ties with the West. Persuaded FDR to recognize the USSR.Order Image